pulverize

  1. destroy completely

    Synonyms : demolish, pulverise
    Type Of : destroy, destruct
  2. make into a powder by breaking up or cause to become dust

    Synonyms : powder, powderise, powderize, pulverise
    Type Of : disintegrate
    Examples :
    • pulverize the grains
  3. become powder or dust

    Synonyms : powderise, powderize, pulverise
    Type Of : disintegrate

pelf

  1. informal terms for money

    Synonyms : boodle, bread, cabbage, clams, dinero, dough, gelt, kale, lettuce, lolly, loot, lucre, moolah, scratch, shekels, simoleons, sugar, wampum
    Type Of : money

possum

  1. nocturnal arboreal marsupial having a naked prehensile tail found from southern North America to northern South America

    Synonyms : opossum
    Type Of : pouched mammal, marsupial
  2. small furry Australian arboreal marsupials having long usually prehensile tails

    Synonyms : opossum, phalanger
    Type Of : pouched mammal, marsupial

pouched

  1. having a pouch

possums

  1. nocturnal arboreal marsupial having a naked prehensile tail found from southern North America to northern South America

    Synonyms : opossum
    Type Of : pouched mammal, marsupial
  2. small furry Australian arboreal marsupials having long usually prehensile tails

    Synonyms : opossum, phalanger
    Type Of : pouched mammal, marsupial

pygmy

  1. any member of various peoples having an average height of less than five feet

    Synonyms : pigmy
    Type Of : small person
  2. an unusually small individual

    Synonyms : pigmy
    Type Of : small person

proportional

  1. properly related in size or degree or other measurable characteristics; usually followed by `to'

    Synonyms : relative
    Examples :
    • the punishment ought to be proportional to the crime
  2. one of the quantities in a mathematical proportion

    Type Of : quantity
  3. having a constant ratio

program

  1. an integrated course of academic studies

    Synonyms : course of study, curriculum, programme, syllabus
    Type Of : info, information
    Examples :
    • he was admitted to a new program at the university
  2. arrange a program of or for

    Synonyms : programme
    Type Of : schedule
    Examples :
    • program the 80th birthday party
  3. a system of projects or services intended to meet a public need

    Synonyms : programme
    Type Of : system, system of rules
    Examples :
    • he proposed an elaborate program of public works
    • working mothers rely on the day care program
  4. an announcement of the events that will occur as part of a theatrical or sporting event

    Synonyms : programme
    Type Of : promulgation, announcement
    Examples :
    • you can't tell the players without a program
  5. write a computer program

    Synonyms : programme
    Type Of : create mentally, create by mental act
  6. a document stating the aims and principles of a political party

    Synonyms : platform, political platform, political program
    Type Of : document, papers, written document
    Examples :
    • they won the election even though they offered no positive program
  7. a radio or television show

    Synonyms : broadcast, programme
    Type Of : show
    Examples :
    • did you see his program last night?
  8. (computer science) a sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute

    Synonyms : computer program, computer programme, programme
    Type Of : software package, software program, software system, package, computer software, software
    Examples :
    • the program required several hundred lines of code
  9. a series of steps to be carried out or goals to be accomplished

    Synonyms : plan, programme
    Type Of : thought, idea
  10. a performance (or series of performances) at a public presentation

    Synonyms : programme
    Type Of : performance
    Examples :
    • the program lasted more than two hours

proffers

  1. a proposal offered for acceptance or rejection

    Synonyms : proposition, suggestion
    Type Of : proposal
  2. present for acceptance or rejection

    Synonyms : offer
    Type Of : give

pygmies

  1. any member of various peoples having an average height of less than five feet

    Synonyms : pigmy
    Type Of : small person
  2. an unusually small individual

    Synonyms : pigmy
    Type Of : small person